World News
IN SHORT
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Channels
frontpage
world
entertainment
odd news
politics
science
technology
health
sports
business

Latest
Overview
world
entertainment
odd news
politics
science
technology
health
sports
business
AD
In 2017, transgender community sees record political gains – and violent hostility
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, world
Lisa Middleton ran for city council in Palm Springs, Calif., this year, she says, because she felt the time was right for her as a civil servant. Recommended: How much do you know about gay rights in America? “I didn’t get into this to make a symbolic statement about being a transgender candidate that got close,” says Ms. Middleton, who was among eight openly trans candidates who won state and local elections across the country on Nov. 7. read more


(Possibly) Related news

More in science